Karzai Promising More Female Cabinet Members

Kabul based CNN correspondent, Atia Abawi, took to her Twitter to send updates from a joint press conference between Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Belgian Prime Minister Yves Leterme.

It will be interesting to see if Hamid Karzai’s announcement of more female Cabinet members to come ever pans out. Karzai’s potential inclusion of more women in his Cabinet is all the more important in repairing the Afghan President’s tarnished image given his controversial signing of the Shi’a Family Law earlier this year and the allegations of massive voter fraud committed under the guise of women‘s votes in this summer’s Presidential election in Afghanistan:

Atia Abawi Tweets Hamid Karzai Press Conference

Atia Abawi Tweets on Belgian Announcement